Intelligence

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The unspoken US policy objective behind the arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou on trumped up charges, consists in breaking China's technological lead in wireless telecommunications. What is at stake is a coordinated US intelligence initiative to ban China from playing a strategic role in the 5G global mobile phone network.
Was Saudi intelligence involved in the operation? Two members of Saudi intelligence (GIP) were allegedly part of the hit team. Was there foreknowledge? According to the media reports, Langley was aware of the assassination plot but US intelligence visibly chose not to act.
The internet has spawned subtle forms of influence that can flip elections and manipulate everything we say, think and do
Back in October 2017, Pompeo hinted in no uncertain terms when he was head of the CIA: “If Kim Jong-un suddenly dies, don’t ask me about it … With respect, if Kim Jong-un should vanish, given the history of the CIA, I’m just not going to talk about it"
Syria’s SDF’s Child Soldiers By Miri Wood, August 23, 2019
The Politicization of the US Justice System By Renee Parsons, August 23, 2019
The War on Libya, US-Turkey Power Play? Marshal Haftar vs Recep Erdogan By Yuri Veselov, August 23, 2019
Al-Golani’s Defiance of Turkey Leads to Syrian Government Control of Khan Sheikhoun By Elijah J. Magnier, August 22, 2019
UK Licensed £6.3bn Worth of Arms to Saudi-led Forces in First Four Years of Yemen Conflict By Middle East Eye, August 22, 2019
Hundreds of Cancer-Causing Chemicals Pollute Americans’ Bodies By EWG, August 22, 2019
What’s Russia Up to in the Iranian Port of Chabahar? The North-South Transport Corridor (NSTC) By Andrew Korybko, August 22, 2019
Russia’s UNSC Kashmir Stance Wasn’t Influenced by India or Pakistan, but by China By Andrew Korybko, August 22, 2019
American Apocalypse: The Government’s Plot to Destabilize the Nation Is Working By John W. Whitehead, August 22, 2019
Australian Investigative Journalist Exposes Mainstream Media Betrayal of Assange By Oscar Grenfell, August 21, 2019
Video: Syrian Tiger Forces Advance to Encircle Khan Shaykhun By South Front, August 21, 2019
Video: Militant Groups Lose Lots of Equipment in Southern Idlib By South Front, August 21, 2019
Russiagate: The Miserable Truth By Barry Kissin, August 21, 2019
Video: Khan Shaykhun Is About to Fall into the Hands of Syrian Army By South Front, August 21, 2019
No Deal Chaos: The Brexit Cliff Face and Operation Yellowhammer By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 19, 2019
Colonialism Lives on in the Mind of Donald Trump By Kim Petersen, August 19, 2019
Al Qaeda Militants are Drugged. 400,000 Amphetamine Captagon Pills Confiscated by Syrian Security Forces By Miri Wood, August 19, 2019
Fire on US Military Contracted Plane at Shannon Airport Raises Serious Questions By Shannonwatch, August 19, 2019
Britain’s Uncertain Future: The Downing Street Plan of Chaos By True Publica, August 19, 2019
Follow the Money Trail Behind the Hong Kong Protests By Sara Flounders, August 19, 2019
U.S. States: We Weren’t Hacked by Russians in 2016 By Gareth Porter, August 19, 2019
The War on Yemen: How Far Will the Saudi-UAE Confrontation Go? By Andrew Korybko, August 18, 2019
Political Propaganda directed against the Syrian Government of Bashar Al Assad By Lilly Martin Sahiounie, August 18, 2019
Destruction of the Pillars of the Syrian Economy: Terrorists Destroy Grain Silos, Farmer Tractors in Tal Al-Sakhr, North West of Hama By Arabi Souri, August 18, 2019
Russia and China Divided over Kashmir Crisis By Andrew Korybko, August 18, 2019
How Washington Is Meddling in the Affairs of Hong Kong By A Political Junkie, August 18, 2019
South Yemen Is Already Functionally Independent Even if It’s Not Recognized as Such By Andrew Korybko, August 16, 2019
Iran’s Dangerous Deterrence Policy: Trading Tankers and Another Partial Withdrawal from the JCPOA By Elijah J. Magnier, August 16, 2019
What Explains Russia and China’s Differing Stances towards Kashmir? By Andrew Korybko, August 16, 2019
The Truth About the UK’s Special Relationship with Israel By True Publica, August 15, 2019
Report: ‘No Evidence that Fracking Can Operate without Threatening Public Health’ By Tara Lohan, August 15, 2019
America’s “Hybrid War” against China has Entered a New Phase By Christopher Black, August 15, 2019
Justin Trudeau and the Ethics of Interference. The SNC Lavalin Affair By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 15, 2019
US Meddling Continues in Cambodia, but with Setbacks By Joseph Thomas, August 15, 2019
John Bolton Visit – Forcing Britain’s Hand over Huawei, Iran and China before Trade Deal By True Publica, August 14, 2019
Footage Captures NATO Intercept Attempt of Plane Carrying Russian Defense Minister By Zero Hedge, August 14, 2019
UK Government Is Pushing Ahead with Extreme US Trade Deal By True Publica, August 14, 2019
Flight MH17
The Downing of Malaysian Airlines MH17: The Quest for Truth and Justice. Review of the Evidence By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, August 14, 2019
The Epstein Mystery By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, August 13, 2019
US Walks Away from Southeast Asia Summit Empty-Handed By Joseph Thomas, August 13, 2019
Iran Might be About To Change Its Approach Towards India By Andrew Korybko, August 13, 2019
Undemocratic Dems for President. Only Tulsi Gabbard and Mike Gravel are Genuinely Anti-war By Stephen Lendman, August 12, 2019
Could The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Contribute to Resolving the Kashmir Crisis? By Andrew Korybko, August 12, 2019
Did Indian Intelligence Invent a Russian Diplomatic Statement to Pressure Moscow on Kashmir? By Andrew Korybko, August 11, 2019
Accused Pedophile / Sex Trafficker Jeffrey Epstein Found Dead By Stephen Lendman, August 11, 2019
Britain after Brexit: Welcome to the Vulture Restaurant By Adam Ramsay, August 11, 2019
ISIS and Al Qaeda are “Made in America”. Trump Tweets “We Have Defeated ISIS in Syria” By Stephen Lendman, August 10, 2019
US and Turkey Collude to Steal Northern Syrian Territory By Stephen Lendman, August 09, 2019
“Worst Year Ever”: The Chinese Ban on U.S. Agricultural Products Will be a Death Blow for Countless U.S. Farms By Michael Snyder, August 09, 2019
Pentagon Warns of Resurgence of ISIS in Syria and Iraq By Steven Sahiounie, August 09, 2019
Video: Syrian Army Makes Fresh Gains in Battle for Northern Hama By South Front, August 09, 2019
Crisis in Kyrgzyztan: Another Color Revolution or Even Civil War? By Andrew Korybko, August 09, 2019
Mobility and Maginot Lines: China Hysteria Down Under By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 09, 2019
Quincy Who? Another New Washington Think Tank Tests the Waters By Philip Giraldi, August 08, 2019
Escalating US War on China by Other Means. Undermining Stability in Asia-Pacific Region By Stephen Lendman, August 08, 2019
Video: Quitting Cold Turkey By South Front, August 08, 2019
The FBI’s Alleged Conspiracy Theorist-Terrorist Connection Is Anti-American By Andrew Korybko, August 08, 2019
Trump’s “Tragic Gift” to the Dems By Philip A Farruggio, August 07, 2019
Britain’s Flagship Drone Projects: UK Government Spending Watchdog Highlights “Significant Issues” By Peter Burt, August 07, 2019
Video: Collapse of Ceasefire, Syrian Military Vows to Resume Operations Against Al Qaeda Militants By South Front, August 07, 2019
S-400
India’s Finding Out the Hard Way that It Isn’t “America’s Exclusive Ally” By Andrew Korybko, August 07, 2019
“Pre-Emptive Arrest”: An Open Invitation to Tyranny By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, August 07, 2019
The Skripal Poisoning: Anonymous’ Revelations Point to UK Intelligence Motives By Karin Brothers, August 07, 2019
We’re All Enemies of the State: Draconian Laws, Precrime and the Surveillance State By John W. Whitehead, August 07, 2019
Will Mercenaries Fight America’s Wars? Private Mercenary Army on Behalf of Venezuela “Opposition” By Philip Giraldi, August 07, 2019
An Attack on Iran Would be an Attack on Russia By Pepe Escobar, August 06, 2019
Leaked: UK’s New Trade Secretary Met with US Pressure Groups to Discuss Weakening Regulations By True Publica, August 06, 2019
More Money, Fewer Jobs: The Stubborn Truth About Employment and the Defense Industry By Nia Harris, Cassandra Stimpson, and Ben Freeman, August 06, 2019
Saudi Arabia’s ‘Strategic Plan’ to Take Turkey Down By David Hearst and Ragip Soylu, August 06, 2019
Black Sites, Secret Prisons, Rendition: More British Complicity Exposed in Latest ‘CIA Torture Unredacted’ Report By True Publica, August 06, 2019
A Blockade of Venezuela Must be Opposed By Daniel Larison, August 05, 2019
Seeking Justice for 9/11 Heroes: An Interview with New York Area Fire Commissioner Christopher Gioia By Andrew Steele and Christopher Gioia, August 05, 2019
US-backed Opposition Prime Suspects in Thai Bombings By Tony Cartalucci, August 04, 2019
Another Failed Ceasefire in Syria By Stephen Lendman, August 04, 2019
Why Did the UK Commander of HM Montrose Refrain from Firing on Iran’s Revolutionary Guards (IRGC)? Who in Iran Gave Orders to Capture the “Stena Impero”? By Elijah J. Magnier, August 02, 2019
Video: Al Qaeda Idlib “Militants” Rescued by Another “Ceasefire”, Israeli Airstrikes against Syrian Army Positions By South Front, August 02, 2019
UAE Withdrawal from Yemen. Turning Point. Did the Ansar Allah Just Win the Yemeni War? By Andrew Korybko, August 02, 2019
US Federal Court Exposes Democratic Party Conspiracy Against Assange and WikiLeaks. Judge Dismisses DNC Lawsuit By Eric London, August 02, 2019
Libya
The Retainer Solution: The European Union, Libya and Irregular Migration By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 02, 2019
The Western Alliance Is Falling Apart By Peter Koenig, August 02, 2019